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National Conference on

“Smart Information Light fidelity (Li-fi)

Internet of things Conference”


“Exploring the Information and Communication (ICT) for A Smarter Tomorrow”


19th & 20th April 2017


 Organised by

Department of ECE


in association with



About The Conference:

The department of Electronics & Communication Engineering of Dr M.G.R. EDUCATIONAL AND RESEARCH INSTITUTE is organizing a two-day National Conference on “Smart Information Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) Internet of Things Conference“(SILICON’17).

The theme of the conference is “Exploring the Information and Communication Technologies with respect to IoE (Internet of Everything) synergizing 5G, Li-Fi, 6LoWPAN and combining the best practices involving Quantum Photonics and Bio-Signal Processing for the creation of Smart and Secure Digital India.”

This conference focuses on bringing together the high caliber professionals, researchers, faculty members on a common platform deliberating on various issues pertaining to current trends in Information and Communication Technologies with the goal of achieving our honorable Prime  Minister Shri Narendra Modi’s vision of Digital India. The significant outcome of this conference will include knowledge sharing and best practices involving IoE, 5G, Li-Fi, and Low Power Wireless Personal Area Networks over IPv6 (6LoWPAN), Quantum Photonics and Bio-Signal Processing. Original and Innovative contributions in these domains are highly sought.



Call For Papers :

Technical Papers are invited in relevant areas including, but are not limited to:

  • Mobile Broadband Technologies (4G/5G)

  • Digital City & Smart Growth

  • 6LoWPAN

  • Quantum Photonics, Bio-Signal Processing

  • Big Data Intelligent Computing, Machine Learning

  • Pattern Recognition, Image Processing

  • Signal Processing, Bio-Informatics

  • Smart Manufacturing & Logistics

  • Smart Urban Transportation, Parking & Tracking Systems

  • Smart IT and Communications/ Digital India

  • City Traffic Surveillance, Intelligent Traffic Lighting System

  • Advance Safety Control Systems

  • Case Studies and Innovative Applications for Smart Cities

  • Scheduling & Switching Power Supplies

  • Optimization Techniques for Efficient Energy Consumption

  • Case Studies on Green Computing & Communication

  • Intelligent Systems, Machine Learning Approach & Algorithms for Smart Cities

  • IOT Enabled Green VLSI Design

  • Smart City Theory, Modelling and Simulation

  • Sensors & Actuators in Self Learning Systems

  • Open Data and Big Data Analytics

  • Smart Security, Safety and Surveillance

  • Data Security & Management

  • Smart E-Governance

  • Smart Healthcare & Emergency Management

  • Cloud Computing, IoT

Important Dates :

Last Date for Paper Submission          10/04/17

Intimation of Acceptance                    12/04/17

Submission of Camera Ready             14/04/17

Paper with Registration Fee                15/04/17

Publications :  

  • The accepted paper will be published in electronic proceedings with ISBN No.

  • Presented best paper will be published in Scopus Indexed Journal after separate registration process.

Submission Guidelines :

Prospective authors may kindly submit their papers in MS Word not exceeding six pages, in IEEE double column format, through email to ""


Registration Fee (only Conference Participants) :

Research Scholars/Faculty                                    INR 1200

PG Students                                                         INR 1000

UG Students                                                        INR 750

Delegates from Industries                                     INR 1500

Participants                                                          INR 500

For Conference Brochure Click here

For online Registration Click here


Address for Communication


The Convenor, ‘SILICON’17,

Dept. of Electronics & Communication Engg.,

Dr. M.G.R. Educational and Research Institute,

Periyar E.V.R. High Road,

Maduravoyal, Chennai - 600 095.


M.No : +91 9486211374 , +91 9677149066